Minneapolis, St. Paul issue snow emergencies

Minneapolis, St. Paul issue snow emergencies Photo: KSTP

February 07, 2019 05:02 PM

With measurable snow expected to fall in the Twin Cities Thursday, a number of metro cities have issued snow emergencies. 

The city of St. Paul announced all night plow routes will be plowed beginning at 9 p.m. Thursday. Day plow routes will be plowed beginning at 8 a.m. Friday. Vehicles that are not moved from plow routes will be ticketed and towed, according to the city. 


Minneapolis also issued a snow emergency. Parking restrictions in the city begin at 9 p.m. 

Snow Emergency Information Where You Live

Other cities that have announced snow emergencies include Bloomington, Crystal, Eden Prairie, Brooklyn Park, West St. Paul, Richfield, Le Sueur, St. Cloud, Mankato, Hopkins and Sauk Centre. 

According to KSTP Chief Morning Meteorologist Ken Barlow, the Twin Cities could see between 2 to 5 inches of snow Thursday. 

Check weather conditions in your area using the KSTP weather page 

5 EYEWITNESS NEWS filed an open records request with the City of St. Paul to find how many people don't heed snow emergency warnings.  

The results of our request are below:

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